Bok Tower Gardens
is a contemplative and informal woodland setting offering a
series of romantic recesses and tranquil resting spots,
picturesque vistas and breathtaking views. Acres of ferns,
palms, oaks and pines, fashion a lush backdrop for spectacular
One of the
wonderful attributes of the Gardens is its natural habitats,
filled with a wide array of wildlife. It includes 126 different
species of birds. The grounds of Bok Tower Gardens is a
designated site on the Great Florida Birding Trail.
Included in the
cost will be a docent led tour of the gardens, a tour of the
historic Pinewood Estate, decorated in all of its holiday
splendor, a box lunch and carillon concert prior to our
departure. There will also be
ample time to explore the gardens.
Bok Tower Gardens
1151 Tower Boulevard
Lake Wales, Florida 33853
Macy’s TC Mall parking lot: 7:00 AM
Leave from TC Mall: 7:15 (Sharp)
Arrival Bok Tower: 10:15 AM
Docent led tour and Holiday Day House Tour
Lunch as a group (TBA) Blue
Carillon Concert at the Tower 1:00 PM
Depart Bok Tower: 2:30 PM
Return: Approximately 5:30 PM
Ticket: $65 (includes tours, lunch
Please make your
checks out to the Jensen Beach Garden Club and mail or give to
Linda Biagioni for tickets.
Note date and info has
been changed since the yearbook printing.
Latest info is here
Clewiston Chamber of Commerce
109 Central Avenue
been invited to tour U.S. Sugar’s farms. This will include a
tour of the sugarcane fields, mill and refinery. We will also
have a short tour of Historical Clewiston, Herbert Hoover Dyke
and Lake Okeechobee. This is a free tour which includes
transportation and lunch provided by U.S Sugar.
bus will meet attendees at the Treasure Coast Mall (behind Regal
Cinema) with a prompt departure time of 7:30 AM. Please
arrive at the mall by 7:15AM to get a seat.
Meet at TC Mall
Bus will depart
Arrive at Clewiston Chamber of Commerce
9:45 - 11:30 AM
Tour of fields, elevator and water systems
11:30 - 12:30 PM
Break for complimentary lunch
12:20 -12:45 PM
Tour of mill and refinery
12:45 – 1:00 PM
Tour of Clewiston, H.H. Dike and Lake O.
Arrive at Treasure Coast Mall
Please note: due
to the nature of an operational farm, this is a tentative
schedule and is subject to change.
Long pants and
closed-toe shoes are advised. Also bring a light jacket for the